3 Covid-19 deaths, 1,790 cases recorded in 24 hours
Three people died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
The total number of Covid-19 deaths in the country is currently 29,188 and the death rate stands at 1.47 percent.
At least 1,790 new Covid-19 cases were recorded during this period.
The current positivity rate is 16.54 percent while the total positivity rate stands at 13.77 percent.
Meanwhile, with the new infections, the total number of cases rose to 19,86,490, added the release.
A total of 10,822 samples were tested across the country during this period.
At least 678 patients have recovered from Covid-19 within this time. The total number of recoveries now stands at 19,10,477 and the recovery rate at 96.17 percent, said the release.
Among the deceased, one was man and two were women. Of them, one was between was 51-60, one was 61-70, and another was 80-90, added the release.